International Nondestructive Testing Sister Societies and Related Organizations

This list is intended to be confined to nonprofit national societies for nondestructive testing. Materials Evaluation relies on correspondence from the national societies to keep the list current. Please send address corrections to the attention of the Assistant Editor, Materials Evaluation, at tkervina@asnt.org.

Organizations with which ASNT has an Agreement for Professional Cooperation have an asterisk next to their names.


ARGENTINA
* ENDE-CAC-CNEA (Ensayos No Destructivos y Estructurales — Centro Atómico Constituyentes — Comisión Nacional de Energia Atómica)
Av. Del Libertador 8250 (1429), Ciudad Autònoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina. Contact: Alberto Pastorini; 54 11 6772 7261; fax 54 11 6772 7355; e-mail ende@cnea.gov.ar; website www.cnea.gov.ar.

AUSTRALIA
* Australian Institute for Non Destructive Testing
P.O. Box 52, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia. Contact: 61 3 9328 8787; fax 61 3 9326 7272; e-mail info@aindt.com.au; website www.aindt.com.au.

AUSTRIA
* Austrian Society for Nondestructive Testing (ÖGfZP)
corr. Krugerstrasse 16, A-1015, Wien, Austria. Contact: G. Aufricht; 43 1 798 6611 33; fax 43 1 798 6611 31; e-mail office@oegfzp.at.

BELGIUM
Belgian Association for Nondestructive Testing (BANT)
Allée de la Cense, Rouge 15, Angleur-Liege, B-4031, Belgium. Contact: Frédéric Carpentier; 32 41 3655 892; fax 32 41 3656 615; e-mail info@bant.be.

BRAZIL
* Associação Brasileira de Ensaios Não Destrutivos e Inspeção - ABENDI
Rua Guapiaçu, 05 – Vila Clementino, São Paulo, 04024-020 – SP, Brazil; 55 11 5586 3199; fax 55 11 5581 1164; e-mail abendi@abendi.org.br; website www.abendi.org.br.

BULGARIA
* Bulgarian Society for NDT
108 G.S. Rakovski St., 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria. Contact: Mitko Mihovski; 359 2 9711399; fax 359 2 8707498; e-mail nntdd@abv.bg.

CANADA
* Canadian Institute for NDE (CINDE)
135 Fennell Ave. W., Hamilton, ON L8N 3T2, Canada. Contact: Sharon Bond, communications coordinator/instructor; (905) 387-1655 X222; fax (905) 574-6080; e-mail sbond@cinde.ca; website www.cinde.ca.

CHINA, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF
* Chinese Society for Nondestructive Testing
100 Huihe Rd., Shanghai 200437, China. Contact: Ya Qing Zhu, deputy executive director; 86 21 654 40 277; fax 86 21 654 40 277; e-mail chsndt@public2.sta.net.cn; website www.chsndt.org.  CHINA, REPUBLIC OF (TAIWAN)

Nondestructive Testing Society of China-Taipei
130 Kee-Lung Rd., Section 3, Taipei, Taiwan 10771, Republic of China. Contact: C. Piao Hu; 886 02 2363 0815; fax 886 02 2366 0732; e-mail sntct@snt.org.tw; website www.snt.org.tw

CROATIA
Croatian Society of Non Destructive Testing (CrSNDT)
I. Lucica 1, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia. Contact: Ana Lypolt; 385 1 615 7129; e-mail crsndt@fsb.hr; website www.fsb.hr

CZECH REPUBLIC
* Czech Society for Nondestructive Testing (CNDT)
Brno University of Technology, Technická 2, 616 69 Brno, Czech Republic. Contact: Pavel Mazal, president; 420 5 4114 3229; fax 420 5 4114 3231; e-mail cndt@cndt.cz; website www.cndt.cz

DENMARK
Force Technology
Park Allé 345, 2605 Brøndby, Denmark. Contact: Leif Jeppesen, vice president; 45 43 26 72 33; fax 45 43 26 70 11; e-mail lej@force.dk; website www.force.dk

EGYPT
Egyptian Society for Industrial Inspection
3a Moaskar Romany St. Roushdi, Alexandria, Egypt. Contact: Mohamed Hany Abul Nour; 203 546 4888 or 203 543 9476; fax 203 545 4299; e-mail devcoint@hotmail.com

ENGLAND
* The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
Newton Building, St. George’s Ave., Northampton NN2 6JB, U.K. Contact: David Gilbert; 44 1604 63 0124; fax 44 1604 23 1489; e-mail david.gilbert@bindt.org; website www.bindt.org.

EUROPE
Comité Européen de Normalisation (CEN)
Ave. Marnix 17, B-1000 Brussels, Belgium. Contact: Ruth Seibicke, public relations manager; 32 2 550 08 11; fax 32 2 550 08 19; e-mail infodesk@cenorm.be; website www.cenorm.be.

FRANCE
* Confederation Française pour les Essais Non Destructifs (COFREND)
1 Rue Gaston Boissier 75724, Paris Cedex 15, France. Contact: Nadia Beckerich, director; 33 1 44 19 76 18; fax 33 1 30 16 24 54; e-mail n.beckerich@cofrend.com; website www.cofrend.com.

GERMANY
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Zerstörungsfreie Prüfung e.V. (DGZfP)
Max-Planck Strasse 6, 12489 Berlin, Germany. Contact: 49 30 678 07 101; fax 49 30 678 07 109; e-mail mail@dgzfp.de; website www.dgzfp.de.

GLOBAL
International Committee for Nondestructive Testing (ICNDT)
Newton Building, St. George’s Ave., Northampton NN2 6JB, U.K. Contact: David Gilbert; 44 1604 63 0124; fax 44 1604 23 1489; e-mail david.gilbert@bindt.org; website www.bindt.org

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
1, ch. de la Voie-Creuse, CP 56, CH-1211, Geneva 20, Switzerland. Contact: 41 22 749 01 11; fax 41 22 733 34 30; e-mail central@iso.org; website www.iso.org. Copies of ISO documents are available from the American National Standards Institute; (212) 642-4900.

GREECE
* Hellenic Society of Nondestructive Testing (HSNT)
P.O. Box 64066, Zografou 15710, Athens, Greece. Contact: I. Prassianakis, president; 30 210 772 1312; fax 30 210 772 1302; e-mail prasian@central.ntua.gr; website www.hsnt.gr.

HUNGARY
* Hungarian Organization of NDT/Scientific Society of Mechanical Engineering
Föucta 68, P.O. Box 433, Budapest II H-1371, Hungary. Contact: Lajos Borbás; 361 202 0656; fax 361 202 0252; e-mail mail.gte@mtesz.hu; website www.gte.mtesz.hu.

INDIA
* Indian Society for Non-destructive Testing
Modules 60 & 61, Third Floor, Garment Complex, Sidco Industrial Estate, Guindy Chennai 600 032, Tamilnadu, India. Contact: C. V. Krishnamoorthy; 044 2250 0412; fax 91 44 2250 0412; e-mail isntheadoffice@gmail.com; website www.isnt.org.in.

IRELAND
Irish Institute for Welding & Engineering Inspection (IIWEI)
c/o Enterprise Ireland, National Centre for NDT, Technology Services Division, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland. Contact: Michael Prendergast; 353 1 808 2272; fax 353 1 857 0452; e-mail michael.prendergast@enterprise-ireland.com.

ISRAEL
* Israeli National Society for Nondestructive Testing (ISRANDT)
5 Eliau Shamir St., Mishmar Hashiva 50297, Israel. Contact: Yossi Shoef, president; 972 3 9605559; fax 972 3 9604160; e-mail yossi@gabishoef.co.il; website www.gabishoef.co.il.

ITALY
* Italian Society for Non-destructive Testing Monitoring Diagnostics
Via A. Foresti 5, 25127 Brescia, Italy; 39 030 373 9173; fax 39 030 373 9176; e-mail aipnd@numerica.it; website www.aipnd.it.

JAPAN
* The Japanese Society for Non-destructive Inspection (JSNDI)
MBR99 4th Floor, 67 Kanda-Sakumagashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0026, Japan. Contact: 81 3 5821 5101; fax 81 3 3863 6524; e-mail acd@jsndi.or.jp; website www.jsndi.jp.

KENYA
Materials Testing and Research Dept., Ministry of Roads, Public Works and Housing
P.O. Box 11873, Nairobi, Kenya. Contact: Chief Materials Engineer; 254 2 554948; fax 254 2 554877; e-mail chief.engineer@materials.roadsnet.go.ke.

KOREA
Republic of, The Korean Society for Nondestructive Testing (KSNT)
KOFST Center Suite 903, 635-4 Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-703, Korea. Contact: Younho Cho, KSNT International Affair Committee Chair;
phone 82 2 583 7564; fax 82 2 582 2743; e-mail ksnt@ksnt.or.kr; website www.ksnt.or.kr.

NETHERLANDS
KINT
2264 KT Leidschendam, Postbus 1029, 2260 BB Leidschendam, The Netherlands. Contact: 31 070 3271472; fax 31 070 3271472; e-mail info@kint.nl; website www.kint.nl.

NEW ZEALAND
New Zealand Non-destructive Testing Association (NDTA)
P.O. Box 854, Blenheim, New Zealand. Contact: Andy Rowe; 64 21 842 928; e-mail eondta@xtra.co.nz; website www.ndta.org.nz.

NORWAY
The Norwegian Society for Non-Destructive Testing
P.O. Box 100, N-1376 Billingstad, Norway. Contact: Peer Dalberg; 47 64 00 36 59; fax 47 64 00 36 51; e-mail secretariat@ndt.no; website www.ndt.no.

PAKISTAN
Pakistan Society for Non-destructive Testing(PASNT)
C/O National Centre for Non-Destructive Testing (NCNDT)
Plot No. 234, Street No. 7, Industrial Area, Sector I-9/2, Islamabad, Pakistan. Contact: M. Asif Khan, president; 92 51 9257347; fax 92 51 9258642; e-mail masifkdr@isb.comsats.net.pk.

PHILIPPINES
Philippine Society for NDT (PSNDT)
c/o Philippine Nuclear Research Institute, Commonwealth Ave., Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines; 632 920-8815; fax 632 920-1646; e-mail ajmateo@pnri.dosf.gov.ph.

POLAND
Polish Society for NDT and Technical Diagnostics (SIMP)
ul. Swietokrzyska 14 A, 00-050 Warsaw, Poland. Contact: Krzysztof Jan Kurzydlowski, president; 48 22 826 4555; fax 48 22 826 0354; e-mail kjk@inmat.pw.edu.pl; website www.ptbnidt.pl.

ROMANIA
Romanian Association for Nondestructive Testing (ARoENd)
7 Soldanului St., Bloc 137, sc. A, ap. 4, Sector 4, CP 41-126, 042042 Bucharest, Romania. Contact: Adrian Stanciu, president; 40 004 021 3325843; fax 40 004 021 3325843; e-mail aroend@pcnet.ro; website www.aroend.ro.

RUSSIA
* Russian Society for Non-Destructive Testing and Technical Diagnostics (RSNTTD)
Structure 1, Bld. 35 Usacheva St., Moscow 119048, Russia. Contact: Vladimir V. Klyuev, president; 7 095 245 5656; fax 7 095 246 8888; e-mail spektr@co.ru; website www.rsnttd.ru.

SINGAPORE
Non-Destructive Testing Society (Singapore)
45A Nanyang View, 696341, Singapore. Contact: S.K. Babu; 65 96486716; fax 65 68990967; e-mail ndtss@live.com.sg; website www.ndtss.org.sg.

* Singapore Welding Society
No. 3 Science Park Dr., Singapore Science Park 1, The Franklin #02-12/25, Ste. 20, Singapore 118223. Contact: Keng Wah Heng, chair of international affairs; 65 6779 7706; fax 65 6464 0186; e-mail secretariat@sws.org.sg; website www.sws.org.sg.

SLOVENIA
Slovenian Society for NDT
Akerãeva 6, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia. Contact: Janez Grum, president; 386 1 477 1 203; fax 386 1 477 1 225; e-mail janez.grum@fs.uni-lj.si.

SOUTH AFRICA
South African Institute for Non-Destructive Testing
P.O. Box 76068, Lynnwood Ridge 0040, South Africa. Contact: Robin Marshall; 27 11 719 5717; fax 27 86 582 8342; e-mail saint@acenet.co.za; website www.saint.org.za.

SPAIN
* Asociación Española de Ensayos No Destructivos (AEND)
Calle Bocángel 28 – 2° izda, 28028 Madrid, Spain. Contact: 34 91 361 2585; fax 34 91 361 4761; e-mail informacion@aend.org; website www.aend.org.

SWEDEN
Swedish Society for Nondestructive Testing
c/o CSM NDT Certification AB, Artilleriplan 4, 691 50 Karlskoga, Sweden. Contact: Claes Eriksson, president; 070 377 99 08; e-mail claes.eriksson@ndttraining.se; website www.ndtsweden.com.

SWITZERLAND
Swiss Society for Nondestructive Testing (SGZP)
c/o Schweizerischer Verein für Schweisstechnik, St. Alban-Rheinweg 222, 4052 Basel, Switzerland. Contact: 41 61 317 8484; fax 41 61 317 8480; e-mail gunter.blumhofer@svsxass.ch; website www.sgzp.ch.

TUNISIA
Centre Technique des Industries Mécaniques et Electriques
Z.I. Ksar Saïd, 2086 Douar Hicher Manouba, Tunisia. Contact: Kaâb Bouguerra; 216 70 146 000; fax 216 70 146 071; e-mail contact@cetime.com.tn; website www.cetime.ind.tn.

UKRAINE
* Ukrainian Society for Non-destructive Testing (USNDT)
11 Bozhenko St., Kiev 03680, Ukraine. Contact: 380 044 287 2666; fax 380 044 289 2166; e-mail usndt@ukr.net; website www.usndt.com.ua.

VIETNAM
Vietnam Association for Non-destructive Testing (VANDT)
46 Nguyen Van Ngoc St., Ba Sinh District, Hanoi City, Vietnam. Contact: Nguyen Van Ban, president; 84 4 7661796; fax 84 4 7333566; e-mail vandt@vista.gov.